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'''Albert Schweitzer''', Order of Merit|OM (14 January 1875 – 4 September 1965) was a French-German theologian, organist, writer, humanitarian, philosopher, and physician. A Lutheran, Schweitzer challenged both the secular view of historical Jesus|Jesus as depicted by historical-critical methodology current at this time, as well as the traditional Christology|Christian view. His contributions to the interpretation of Pauline Christianity concern the role of Paul the Apostle|Paul's mysticism of “being in Christ” as primary and the doctrine of Justification by faith|Justification by Faith as secondary. He received the 1952 Nobel Peace Prize for his philosophy of “Reverence for Life”,. expressed in many ways, but most famously in founding and sustaining the Albert Schweitzer Hospital in Lambaréné, now in Gabon, west central Africa (then French Equatorial Africa). As...
Birth date{{birth date|df=yes|1875|01|14}}
Birth placeKaysersberg, Alsace-Lorraine, Germany (now Haut-Rhin, France)
Death date{{death date and age|df=yes|1965|9|4|1875|1|14}}
Death placeLambaréné, Gabon
CitizenshipGerman (1875–1919)
French (1919–1965)
Doctoral advisorTheobald Ziegler
Heinrich Julius Holtzmann
{{Interlanguage link multi|Robert Wollenberg|de|3=Robert Wollenberg|lt=Robert Wollenberg}}Philosophy Tree profile [http://academictree.org/philosophy/peopleinfo.php?pid=54861 Albert Schweitzer]
Doctoral students| known_for = Musicology, philanthropy, theology
InfluencesHermann Samuel Reimarus|H. S. Reimarus
SpouseHelene Bresslau Schweitzer|Helene Bresslau, daughter of Harry Bresslau
FieldMedicine, music, philosophy, theology
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